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By Paul Kirvan Problem Solve Feb 07, 2013

Protect your business infrastructure against lightning

Independent disaster recovery expert Paul Kirvan discusses steps you can take to protect your business infrastructure against lightning strikes. Continue Reading


By Bill Brenner News Oct 01, 2004

Poll: Lightning strike more likely than breach

A poll by the National Cyber Security Alliance found 30% to 40% of respondents think it's more likely they'll get hit by lightning than suffer an Internet attack. Continue Reading


By Steve Cimino News Jun 19, 2009

Lightning crashes at Amazon, IBM plays in the cloud

This week's headlines: Lightning crashes at Amazon, IBM wants to play in the cloud. Continue Reading


By Brien Posey Problem Solve Jul 17, 2007

Uninterruptible power supplies, surge protectors and lightning strikes

Lightning strikes are rare, but they can wreak havor with servers. Do uninterruptible power supplies and surge protectors offer adequate protection to servers and other computer equipment in the case of a lightning... Continue Reading


By Warwick Ashford Aug 08, 2011

Lightning takes down Amazon and Microsoft cloud services

Amazon and Microsoft European cloud services were down at the weekend after a lightning strike caused power failures at their datacentres in Dublin. Continue Reading


By Cliff Saran Sep 27, 2013

Researchers use lightning to charge Nokia smartphone

Mary Shelley wrote about Victor Frankenstein creating a monster using lightning. Now researchers have managed to use it to charge a phone Continue Reading


By Carl Brooks News Jun 17, 2009

Users undeterred by Amazon EC2 lightning snafu

A lightning strike and downed servers haven't deterred users from Amazon's cloud resources, which are still cheaper and better than customers can achieve in-house. Continue Reading


By Adrian Bridgwater Oct 15, 2014

Salesforce1 Lightning offers mobile app development for non-programmers has announced its second new product of the week at its Dreamforce conference – Salesforce1 Lightning Continue Reading


By Kevin Komiega News Jan 23, 2001


By Beth Pariseau Sep 14, 2009

Pliant claims up to 180,000 IOPS per drive with new Lightning Enterprise Flash Drive

Pliant's Lightning EFD family is welcomed into an SSD market that needs more competition, analysts say, but the firm has yet to announce channel or OEM partnerships for products. Continue Reading